Newport News Juvenile Detention Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: November 26, 2021
757-926-1600
350 25th Street, Newport News, VA, 23607

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The Newport News Juvenile Detention is a men’s prison nestled in Newport News, Virginia. The Newport News Juvenile Detention is under the operation and management of the Virginia Department of Corrections.

The Virginia Corrections center is very similar to the Newport News Juvenile Detention for Women, as they only house one gender. The Newport News Juvenile Detention can house up to 1,300 adult male inmates at one time. The Washinton Corrections Center is the sixth largest prison within Virginia state. The Newport News Juvenile Detention is encompassed by forestland.

The Newport News Juvenile Detention opened its doors back in 1964. The Newport News Juvenile Detention opened their doors just 75 years after the state of Virginia entered the United States. The Newport News Juvenile Detention in Virginia state is the 5th oldest prison. All incoming adult male inmates that are going through the Virginia State Prison will step through the Newport News Juvenile Detention prior to them being transferred out to their home prison.

It was not until 2014 when two inmates who were housed in the Newport News Juvenile Detention successfully committed suicide. This was what lead the Virginia State Department of Correction to change its policy when it came to suicides.

A year later in September of 2014, the Newport News Juvenile Detention was the second prison in the United States to have what is known as a “Blueroom.” This “Blueroom” is in solitary confinement, but it will play some nature videos for the inmates.

The Newport News Juvenile Detention sits on nearly 400-acres of land. On this land, the Newport News Juvenile Detention has 9 various housing units. These housing units names are:

  • R-1
  • R-2
  • R-3
  • R-4
  • R-5
  • R-6
  • Cedar
  • Evergreen
  • IMU

The Newport News Juvenile Detention houses inmates on all security levels. These housing units will range from minimum-security all the way up to maximum-security. However, these housing units will not co-mingle security levels for the safety of inmates and correctional officers.

While inmates are serving out their time in the Newport News Juvenile Detention, they will have the time to participate in a variety of services and programs. These services and programs will help them as they go through prison life. Some of the most popular services and programs are the following:

  • GED Prep
  • Prison Library
  • Computer Basic PRograms
  • Vehicle Maintenance
  • Groundskeeping
  • Commissary
  • Vegetable Gardens
  • Composting

Inmate Mailing Address

Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Newport News Juvenile Detention
350 25th Street, Newport News, VA, 23607

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Jail Name Newport News Juvenile Detention
Jail Type State Prison
State Virginia
County Newport News City County
Web Page website
Address 350 25th Street, Newport News, VA, 23607
City Newport News
Zip 23607
Phone 757-926-1600

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